If you can't type, you can't compute. For all of those who want to utilize the power of a personal computer effectively and efficiently: Professionals, students, writers, secretaries, and the entire family. Learn how to get the most out of your computer by learning how to type quickly and easily with Typing Tutor III- the most effective typing instruction program ever developed. This remarkable new computer software program automatically adjusts to your unique abilities and progress, creating... Topics: Educational, Typing
Learn the game of chess from an unorthodox teacher: Maurice Ashley. Using his lively style, he'll show you the pieces, the moves, and the strategies to becoming a good chess player. Topics: Windows games, Vintage computer games, Educational games
As the founder and head of Atlantic Records, Ahmet Ertegun signed and/or recorded many of the greatest musical artists of all time, from Ray Charles to Kid Rock. Working alongside his older brother, Nesuhi, one of the preeminent jazz producers of all time, and the legendary Jerry Wexler, Ertegun transformed Atlantic Records from a small independent record label into a hugely profitable multinational corporation. In successive generations, he also served as a mentor to record-business tyros like... Topics: Ertegun, Ahmet M, Sound recording executives and producers
In a searingly candid memoir, Grammy Award-winning pop icon Springfield pulls back the curtain on his image as a bright, shiny, happy performer to share the startling story of his rise and fall and rise again in music, film, and television, and his lifelong battle with depression Topics: Springfield, Rick, 1949-, Springfield, Rick, 1949-, Singers, Television actors and actresses,...
Reprint. Previously published: A beautiful mind : a biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Prize in economics, 1994. 1st Touchstone ed. New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999 Topics: Nash, John F., 1928-, Mathematicians, Mentally ill, Schizophrenics, Schizophrenia, Mathematics
"Mark Mathabane first came to prominence with the publication of Kaffir Boy which became a New York Times bestseller. His story of growing up in South Africa was one of the most riveting accounts of life under apartheid. Mathabane's newest book, Miriam's Song, is the Story of Mark's sister, who was left behind in South Africa. It is the tale of a woman - representative of an entire generation - who came of age amid the violence and rebellion of the 198O's and finally saw the destruction of... Topics: Mathabane, Miriam, 1969-, Blacks, Apartheid, Apartheid
Welcome to Chill Manor, where you're a time-traveling Special Agent on a global mission. Killer Rats, Persian Sorcerers, Beefeater Werewolves and Undead Pharaohs await your courage and agility. Show your smarts and you'll be empowered with wicked weapons, mysterious strengths, Diamonds of Valor and Rubies of Courage. Check out the Plasma Gauntlet that sprays gooey plasma balls. Or the Spirit Cannon, that fires blasts out of a bat-shaped head! If you need time to recover, put on the Spirit Cloak... Topics: DOS games, Vintage computer games, Action games